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Last update at: Sep 18, 2014 09:37 pm
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Construction Projects
Project Name Project Number WYDOT Contact Contractor Contact Start Date Completion Date Description Town(s) Milepost(s) Surface Delays Last Updated
District 1 Contract Patching CMP-PM-SL14-B141018 Wayne Shenefelt
307-630-8462
Knife River
Cheyenne, WY
307-634-5455
2014-Jul-31 2014-Oct-31 Began milling on US 85 RM - 43.2 - 46.6. Daily lane closures are in effect. 43.2 to 46.6 Paved, Milled 10 minute delays with stopped conditions Sep 10, 2014 01:46 pm

Conditions
City Location Conditions Advisories Restrictions Last Report Time Cameras Sensors
Cheyenne
NWS Forecast
Between the Colorado State Line and Cheyenne Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:37 pm    
Between Cheyenne and Meriden Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:37 pm
Torrington
NWS Forecast
Between Meriden and WY 151, Bear Mountain Station Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm  
Between WY 151, Bear Mountain Station and WY 152/161, Silvertip Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm    
Between WY 152/161, Silvertip and Torrington Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm    
Between Torrington and Lingle Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm    
Between Lingle and Jay Em Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm  
Lusk
NWS Forecast
Between Jay Em and Lusk Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm    
Between Lusk and Mule Creek Jct Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:32 pm  
Newcastle
NWS Forecast
Between Mule Creek Jct and Newcastle Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:35 pm  
Between Newcastle and the South Dakota State Line Dry None   Sep 18, 2014 09:35 pm    

District Comments
District 1 I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Cheyenne and Chugwater is open, however, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 2 Please be advised: I-25: Nimmo Road Interchange at milepost 34 between Chugwater and Cheyenne is open. However, travel across the overpass is prohibited until further notice due to structural damage.  
District 4 ATTENTION MOTORCYCLE TRAFFIC: Due to road construction with a gravel surface, motorcycle traffic is not advised between Buffalo and Gillette on US 14/16.  

*Chain Law - Level 1 Definition
**Chain Law - Level 2 Definition
Other Definitions

Impact Levels Description / Recommended Action
Low Minimal impacts expected, use general caution.
Moderate Some impacts expected, use extra caution. Stay alert for changing road and weather conditions.
High Dangerous impacts expected, use extreme caution, delay travel or consider alternate route. If travel is necessary, slow down and allow extra time.
CLOSED Per W.S. 24-1-109, motorists traveling on a closed road without permission from WYDOT or WHP may be subject to a fine of up to $750 and/or up to 30 days imprisonment.
Seasonal / Long-Duration Event Impact level used to distinguish long-duration events from emergent events.
All travelers are encouraged to check present conditions and forecasts before departing.


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